Dr. Jessica Rothchild works as a physical therapist and is a graduate of the University of Scranton. She has been a dedicated LGBTQ activist and community leader, serving in leadership positions of non-profit organizations locally and statewide. She currently serves on the Pennsylvania Commission for Women and the Scranton Human Relations Commission. In May 2018, she was elected to serve as a Democratic State Committeeperson and became Secretary of the LGBT Caucus for the PA Democratic Party. She is running for Scranton City Council to bring a new voice and a new vision to local government.